The Wirtgen Group are market leaders in road construction as well as road rehabilitation technology. Over the past few years Wirtgen has sold more than 100 slipform pavers for various prestigious road projects across India.
Maharashtra State Road Development Corporation (MSRDC) has received pre-qualification applications from 33 companies for constructing the proposed Nagpur Mumbai Super Communication Expressway (NMSCE). Of these 33 companies, 17 are sole applicants while rest are JVs. The applications were invited by MSRDC in January 2017.
Five engineering companies have submitted their bids for Rs 490 crore project of elevated road between Worli and Sewri on October 18. The road will boost east-west connectivity in Mumbai. Larsen & Toubro, Hindustan Construction Company, Gammon India, Simplex Infrastructure and National Construction Company are the companies that have submitted bids for the 4.5-km elevated road.
Their strength lies in just one product - drum cutters. Erkat, a 10-year-old German company, introduced its product in India five years ago. Manufactured in Germany, the drum cuters can be customised and allied products are an offshoot of these.
In a reply to a notice issued by the Chennai Metro Rail (CMRL), Gammon India said it would soon take up the issue of delay in the metro rail project and resolve it at the earliest. The company, which is a contractor handling seven stations in the project, blamed the rains for the delay in work and said they responded within two weeks of receipt of notice from CMRL.